volume 47, issue 1, P5-14 2014
DOI: 10.2478/cerce-2014-0001
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F. Shahbazi, R. Sharafi, R. Rahimi Chegni, N.Z. Tolabi

Abstract: ABSTRACT Mechanical damage of seeds due to harvest, handling and other process is an important factor that affects the quality and quaintly of seeds. Seed damage results in lower grain value, storability problem, and reduces seed germination and seedling vigor and subsequent yield of crops. The objectives were to determine the effect of different levels of zinc sulphate fertilization on the breakage susceptibility of three irrigated wheat varieties (Bahar, Shiraz and Pyshtaz). An experiment was conduct at …

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